2019 Schedule

Timing subject to change. Check back regularly for updates.



Check-In Begins (Outside CEMEX Auditorium)


Morning Keynotes

Opening Remarks (CEMEX Auditorium)

9:30am - 9:45am


Innovation in the NFL (CEMEX Auditorium)

Jed York, CEO, San Francisco 49ers

Raj Mathai, News Anchor, NBC Bay Area - Moderator

9:45am - 10:30am


From Locker Room to Boardroom (CEMEX Auditorium)

Shawn Johnson East, Olympic gold medalist, best-selling author, entrepreneur

Jessica Mendoza, Broadcaster, ESPN, Olympic gold medalist - Moderator

10:30am - 11:15am


Innovation Showcase - Company Introductions (CEMEX Auditorium)

11:15am - 11:30am


Lunch and Networking (Z301 / Arbuckle)

11:30am - 2:00pm


Innovation Showcase (Z301)

11:30am - 2:00pm


Breakout Panels

Future of Sports Gambling (G102)

Stephen A. Murphy, Co-Founder and CEO, Boom Fantasy

David VanEgmond, EVP, Head of Strategy, FanDuel

George Foster, Stanford GSB Professor of Management, Director of Sports Management Initiative

12:15pm - 1:00pm


Leveraging Technology to Improve the Fan Experience (CEMEX Auditorium)

Dave Kaval, President, Oakland Athletics

Erik Anderson, Executive Chairman, Topgolf Entertainment Group

Tim Romani, CEO, CAA Icon

Brano Perkovich, Chief Investment Officer, San Francisco 49ers

Ben Fischer, Reporter, SportsBusiness Journal - Moderator

12:15pm - 1:00pm


Athlete Brand and Activism (M105)

Chiney Ogwumike, WNBA All-Star, ESPN NBA Analyst

Ryan Mundy, Super Bowl Champion Former NFL Player, Managing Director, Techlete Ventures

Dr. Patrick Rishe, Executive Director, Sports Business Program, Washington University in St. Louis - Moderator

1:05pm - 1:50pm


Startup Leagues (CEMEX Auditorium)

Paul Rabil, Co-Founder, Premier Lacrosse League

Peter Vlastelica, CEO, Activision Blizzard eSports Leagues

Russell Siegelman, Stanford GSB Lecturer in Management - Moderator

1:05pm - 1:50pm


Afternoon Keynotes

Global Technology and Sports (CEMEX Auditorium)

Joe Tsai, Co-Founder & Executive Vice Chairman, Alibaba; Owner, Brooklyn Nets

Dr. Condoleezza Rice, 66th US Secretary of State

Derek Chang, CEO, NBA China - Moderator

2:00pm - 2:45pm


How to Create a Winning Culture, Not Just a Culture that is Winning (CEMEX Auditorium)

Peter Guber, Owner, Golden State Warriors, LA Dodgers, LA FC

Amy Brooks, Chief Innovation Officer and President, TMBO, NBA - Moderator

2:45pm - 3:30pm



3:35pm - 3:45pm


From Athlete to Entrepreneur (CEMEX Auditorium)

Lance Armstrong, Founder, Next Ventures

Michael Spirito, Managing Director, Sapphire Ventures

3:45pm - 4:30pm


Reception (Z301)  

4:30pm - 6:00pm